Verno Capital is an independent investment management group dedicated to the capital markets of Russia and the Former Soviet Union. Founded in late 2009, most of senior management worked together prior to forming Verno Capital and have built a reputation as one of the most successful and experienced teams in the region and as a proven and trusted local partner. The two senior partners have both been actively involved in the capital markets of Russia and the former Soviet Union since the early 90s: Dimitri Kryukov, Founder and Chief Investment Officer, and Roland Nash, Chief Investment Strategist, are widely regarded as one of the most well-respected investors and top market strategists, respectively, in the region.
Verno Capital manages/advises assets in long-only equity and hedged equity strategies for institutional investors in the United States, South America, Europe, and the Middle East, as well as Russian high net worth individuals. With staff in Moscow, Europe, and the United States, Verno pairs its expert local knowledge with Western standards of practice.
Verno Private Equity was launched in October 2013 to exclusively advise a UAE strategic wealth fund on their investment partnership with the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF).